What makes for active citizenship, the following article explores this engaging theme and analyses the process.
The article discusses the need for redefining and rethinking a democratic framework that is inclusive and in sync with the Indian sensibilities.
Jabeda Begum of Assam submitted 15 documents to claim citizenship, but was rejected by the Gauhati High Court.
The Centre on Friday announced that the Citizenship (Amendment) Act will come into force from January 10.
The international community criticised the new law, with the UN High Commissioner of Human Rights calling it “fundamentally discriminatory”.
Protests Continue in Guwahati against the Citizenship(Amendment) Bill as protestors defy curfew.
A nationwide NRC exercise may further entrench social inequality, communal conflict and exploitative gender relations in our country.
It is only through an engaged process of self-reflection that we can understand what the world around us is telling us in more ways than one.
Cabinet approves Citizenship Bill, Parliament to discuss it next week.
The nationwide NRC could once again create a breeding ground for religious discrimination and conflict in the name of citizenship.